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“Golden Oldies” this Friday night

Good day to you on this beautiful morning. I couldn’t ask for anything better other than we could use a little rain. Some areas have had plenty but it seems to just skip over this area. With a good attendance on Sunday, good sermon, singing, fellowship, it

The ferry at Parks Mill in 1943

The Buckhead Baptist Church had a good fellowship last Monday night. They had an enjoyable time. The Lake Oconee Baptist Church had movie night Sunday. Before they had hot dogs with the entire trimming. Was not given the name of the movie but I was told that

Adversity Proves Integrity

Greetings from The Springs! The youth of USBC did a fantastic job with the play, “The Resume of Jesus Christ,” which was performed on Friday, June 6 at 7 p.m. All of the cast members were recognized during the morning worship service and applauded for their diligent

Neighbors and Friends

I have always been told that there is a clear way to tell whether a person needs encouragement. If they are breathing. My wife and I recently visited with a young couple that needed a little encouragement in life and in their ministry. This is one of

Revival at Antioch Baptist Church June 15-18

Bruce and I along with Mama and Daddy (Blanche and Jake Wilson) got away for a few days last week and went up to Maggie Valley, NC for a few days.  It was good weather and sort of cool and cloudy most days.  We were hunting something

It is better to be faithful than to be famous

Our Sunday morning attendance was good even though several were out for different reasons. Visitors were present, they always bless us with their presence, we hope they were in some way blessed also and will continue to be with us as they follow God’s leadership. Our prayers

African American Museum Concert in the Park

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick The Morgan County African American Museum (MCAAM) held their annual Concert in the Park on Saturday, Jun. 14, to raise funds for the museum and expose the community to local musical talent. The concert featured two local musical groups, 3x Jazz Bands and

‘A lot of good, hiring jobs out there…’

By Nick Nunn staff writer Madison Planning Director Monica Callahan discussed recent expansions of industry and commercial businesses in Madison, including Mannington and the recently opened Dairy Queen (DQ), during a town hall meeting held at St. Paul AME Church last Thursday, June 5. She also highlighted

Animal Control officer killed in bike wreck

By Patrick Yost editor A beloved Morgan County animal control officer died in a tragic motorcycle wreck last Wednesday. According to the Georgia State Patrol, Cedric Tremayne Ward, 39, Greensboro, was killed at approximately 7:53 a.m. while traveling west on Georgia State Route 12 (Greensboro Highway). Reports

School Board votes to raise breakfast cost by 25 percent

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick staff writer The Morgan County Board of Education (BOE) unanimously voted to increase the price of school breakfasts by 25 cents, raising the price from $1.00 to $1.25 on June 9 at the monthly meeting. Despite the new price hike, the reduced meal